High School Enrollment Programs at Cañada College

High school students can get an early start on their college experience and benefit from a variety of programs and services offered through Cañada College. To learn more, watch our latest television commercial.


  • Outreach Program
    The Outreach Program encourages high school students and community members, especially those from underserved populations, to pursue a college education as an avenue to reach their career and life goals..
  • CTE Transitions
    CTE Transitions is a coordinated program between the San Mateo County High Schools/ San Mateo County Office of Education Regional Occupational Program (SMCOE ROP)/Job Train and the San Mateo County Community College District (SMCCCD) to allow high school students to take “articulated” (comparable) classes in high school/ SMCOE ROP/Job Train and receive both high school and college units.
  • College Connection Concurrent Enrollment Program (Grades 9-12)
    Take college classes while you're still in high school!
  • Priority Enrollment Program (PEP) & related enrollment information
    For students who plan to enroll in Cañada College after high school.
  • Middle College High School
    A nontraditional high school collaboration between Cañada College and the Sequoia Union High School District
  • Upward Bound Program (TRiO)
    A pre-college program designed to assist first-generation students prepare for college.